Court Programs in New Hanover County

District and superior court programs and services offer citizens avenues for resolving conflict in a less adversarial, more effective way. There are diverse types of court programs and services available to provide access to justice for children, families and individuals who face civil, dependency, delinquency and criminal court actions. These specialized services and programs include foreign language interpreting, interpreting for the deaf or hard of hearing, child custody and visitation mediation, drug treatment court, family court, juvenile court improvement, family financial settlement, arbitration, and mediated settlement conferences.

Some of the court programs in New Hanover County are administered by the District Attorney's Office and are designed to assist victims in need.